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1. Le Chatelier principle

In the field of economics, the Le Chatelier principle refers to the differences in the responses of decision variables to changes in parameters when additional ...

By Eugene Silberberg. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. community indifference curves

The idea of a community indifference curve, as the term is commonly used, is due to Scitovsky (1942). The genesis of the idea is the fact that comparative ...

By Wayne Shafer. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. correspondence principle

The correspondence principle is the relation, which exists in certain economic models, between comparative statics of equilibria and the properties of ...

By Federico Echenique. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. envelope theorem

The envelope theorem appeared in economics following the 1931 Viner–Wong diagram (incorrectly drawn in the original paper). This famous paper indicated ...

By Eugene Silberberg. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. Evans, Griffith Conrad (1887–1973)

A distinguished American mathematician and pioneer mathematical economist, Evans was born on 11 May 1887 in Boston, Massachusetts. Educated in mathematics ...

By Herbert A. Simon. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. Giffen's paradox

Giffen's paradox refers to the possibility that standard competitive demand, with nominal wealth held constant, can be upward sloping, violating the law ...

By John Nachbar. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. social multipliers

Social multipliers can be thought of as indicators of the degree of strategic complementarity among interacting agents. A simple choice model is used ...

By Mary. A. Burke. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. global analysis in economic theory

Global analysis in economics puts the main results of classical equilibrium theory into a global calculus context. The advantages of this approach are: ...

By Steve Smale. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. supermodularity and supermodular games

The mathematical concept of supermodularity formalizes the idea of complementarity and opens the way for a rigorous treatment of monotone comparative ...

By Xavier Vives. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. comparative statics

Comparative statics in competitive general equilibrium (GE) environments provide insight into the operation of GE models and a means to confront GE ...

By John Nachbar. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008